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  1. Cambridge News published Critical TV Catch Up: 1864, The Job Centre and Born NaughtyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    ... quit. This was all about whether sometimes out of control children need to be diagnosed with something like Autism or ADHD, or is it that they're just being naughty? Hmmm. Thomas, aged 9, was well into Lego, thought his teddy bear was real, and ...

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  2. Shire PLC Receives Overweight Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... the needs of the specialist physician. Shire focuses its business on attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), gastrointestinal (GI) diseases, human genetic therapies (HGT) and regenerative medicine (RM), as well as opportunities in other ...

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  3. Shire PLC's "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche BankRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... the needs of the specialist physician. Shire focuses its business on attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), gastrointestinal (GI) diseases, human genetic therapies (HGT) and regenerative medicine (RM), as well as opportunities in other ...

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  4. Teachers' job action worries special education parentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    ... with the routine and routes. "This is going to affect disproportionately the kids who really have high anxiety and ADHD and learning disabilities. They are getting royally shortchanged," Montminy said. "If you have a child with mental health or ...

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  5. Alternative Treatments for Adults with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences , Vol. 931, No. 1. , pp. 310-341, doi:10.1111/j.1749-6632.2001.tb05788.x A previous review of alternative treatments of ADHD-those other than psychoactive medication and behavioral/psychosocial Tx-was supplemented with an additional literature search focused on adults with ADHD.

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  6. How Social Media Can Hide Signs Of Trouble Among Student AthletesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Switched

    ... exhibiting, which makes it more difficult to know when a person needs help. It's more often thought of as a symptom of ADHD, but an inability to concentrate or hold focus on one's activities can be a sign of clinical depression. Of course, if ...

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  7. Help Kids and Teens Succeed Discussion in SouthingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    HELPING KIDS AND TEENS SUCCEED Children and teens with learning struggles can and do succeed. a ADD/ADHD a Autism and its spectrum a Anxiety/Depression Let's have a conversation about these issues because it's long overdue! WHEN: Monday June 1

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  8. Two-thirds of children with mental disorders don't get helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mission City Record

    ... Karen McLean oversees a team that provides support to children with developmental and behavioural disorders - including ADHD (Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder) and Anxiety Disorder. McLean says the CYMH front-line staff do great work in ...

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  9. Where's the Moral Outrage for ADHD Mass Medication?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Time

    Ever since Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder became the icon-disability of the digital age, articles have been regularly tracking the spectacular increase in the diagnosis , the tragedy of addiction , doctors having second thoughts , the occasional rogue who never had first thoughts. Yet instead of reconsidering our industrial-strength pharmacological panacea, the attention-deficit generation, now in its 20s and 30s, has been taking its stimulants to the office - even when there are no meaningful symptoms to treat.

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  10. How your smartphone can actually be good for your mental healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mashable

    ... screen-based activity is related to rising incidence of such conditions as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or an increased risk of depression and insomnia. Technology has also been blamed for cyber-bullying , isolation, communication ...

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  11. Irrelevant stimulus processing in ADHD: catecholamine dynamics and attentional networks.Read the original story

    Yesterday | CiteULike

    ... style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. A cardinal symptom of attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a general distractibility where children and adults shift their attentional focus to stimuli that are irrelevant to the ...

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  12. Forced Fluoride & ADHD Connection - 14% Child ADHD in Fluoridated StatesRead the original story

    Yesterday | UK Against Fluoridation

    Dr Philippe Grandjean Thur, May 28, 2015 Subject; Fluoride Poison Causes ADHD www.MorningLiberty.com US Government Admits Americans Have Been Overdosed on Fluoride Water Fluoridation Linked to Higher ADHD Rates Could this article also be written just to draw our attention away from recently raised publicity about vaccinations causing same type of ailments? The study, published in the journal Environmental Health, found that states with a higher portion of artificially fluoridated water had a higher prevalence of ADHD. This relationship held up across six different years examined.

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  13. Majority of seriously mentally ill youth do not receive treatment - studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Russia Taday

    ... Olfson said teachers and pediatricians need to do more to increase parents' awareness of the effective treatments for ADHD, anxiety disorders, depression and other common psychiatric problems of childhood and adolescence. Use of outpatient mental ...

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  14. Why one D.C. doctor is prescribing walks in the park instead of pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    ... mentions obesity, diabetes and mental health disorders as he walks. "It only takes a couple of kids" with symptoms of ADHD to disrupt a classroom, he says, and teachers start recommending their parents talk to pediatricians about Ritalin or other ...

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  15. A Digital Solution to the Overprescription of Medications for Foster ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Switched

    ... know that children and youth in foster care are prescribed powerful mood-changing drugs--including those used to treat ADHD, anxiety, depression, and psychosis -- at rates 2.7 to 4.5 times higher than other children in Medicaid . While sometimes ...

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  16. Adult ADHD could be distinct conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medical News

    Longitudinal analysis of a birth cohort raises the possibility that attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children and in adults may be distinct and unrelated disorders. But Terrie Moffitt (Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA) ...

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  17. Latimer: ADHD and the risk of premature deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kelowna Capital News

    In addition to hallmark difficulties concentrating or staying on task, some other common traits of ADHD include impulsive behaviour, risk taking, increased likelihood of substance abuse and a reduced ability to foresee consequences of actions. Some of these characteristics seem to lead to an increase in risk for accidents and injuries among those with ADD.

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  18. How to Safely Reduce the Medications You TakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | US News & World Report

    ... the safety a is not known." Grundmeier says roughly 1 in 5 children taking psychotropic medications - everything from ADHD drugs to antidepressants - is on a combination of pharmaceuticals. That's according to research he led evaluating the health ...

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  19. Your smartphone could be good for your mental healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... screen-based activity is related to rising incidence of such conditions as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or an increased risk of depression and insomnia. Technology has also been blamed for cyber-bullying , isolation, communication ...

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  20. ADHD Therapeutics Market Size Report for 2020 by Radiant Insights, IncRead the original story

    Thursday | PR-inside.com

    GBI Research has released the pharma report, "ADHD Therapeutics to 2020 - Broadened Diagnostic Criteria and Growing Adult Prevalence to Drive Market Growth despite Patent Expirations" Changes in diagnostic criteria have reduced the symptom threshold for diagnosis and finally bring the acceptance of adult ADHD to the clinical setting, enabling those previously unable to obtain a diagnosis to be diagnosed for ADHD treatment. In the case of adult ADHD, 4.1% of US adults are believed to suffer from ADHD, 41.3% of these cases are classified as severe and would be eligible for therapeutic intervention.

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